Season's Greetings from Africare!
Sending warm wishes your way this holiday season. 
 
Your support over the year has generated so much good news from the continent; we're excited to share some highlights with you:
 
  • Clean water for a village of 3,000 people in northern Niger.
  • School for thousands of orphans in Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda.
  • Establishment of soccer leagues to promote life skills and HIV/AIDS prevention among youth in Burkina Faso.
  • Graduation of more than 2,000 former child brides and street children through a vocational training program in Nigeria.
  • Financial stability through fish farming and beekeeping for men and women in the Tabora region of Tanzania.
 
 
Many of your efforts have contributed to Africare's work in
2007
 
 
Vermont community raises over $8,000
through “Giving Bowls” project
 
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DREAMING BIG:
Pennsylvania Girl, 11, Organized
April 28 Walkathon to Help African Children
 
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Fat Barrel Wine Company Exports Goodwill
"Bob's African Wine" Partners with Africare to Donate
Portion of Proceeds to Assist Families in Africa
 
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Howard University AKA Chapter
2007 "Stop Hunger Fast" to Benefit Africare:
Most Successful Ever
 
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for Annual Tree of Hope Fundraiser
 
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Online Auction Raises Money for Water Projects in Africa
  
 
We'd love to hear your stories.  Tell us what you and your family are doing this Holiday Season to give back.  Send us your pictures and stories, and we'll showcase them on the Africare website at www.africare.org.
 
All entries due to neley@africare.org by Friday December 14th, 2007.  Stories will be posted the week of December 17th, 2007. 
 
 
 
Happy Holidays!
Africare